DJ Champion & JD
9 August 2019
A man with a penchant for low-end basslines and dazzling rhythmic patterns, Champion made his mark on the UK underground scene in 2011 with his breakthrough release ‘Motherboard’ EP. Termed UK Funky pioneer by Dummy Mag, Champion has been ‘championed’ by many figure heads including Four Tet, Mark Ronson, Ben UFO and Annie Mac. His versatile sets which expertly blend sounds across the spectrum of bass and beyond have seen him perform at high-profile festivals like Glastonbury, Outlook, Field Day & more! He is also the brains behind Formula Records that has featured releases by renowned artists including Zed Bias, Flava D, Terror Danjah and the label head himself.
Joel D’souza, better known as JD, is a multi-genre DJ hailing from the streets of Bombay, India. Besides being a DJ, JD dons many hats, including being a key performer in DIVINE’s live act and film-maker/Editor behind some of the most renowned urban music videos coming from India. His wide range of skills allows him to have a thorough understanding of rhythm, beats and how the audience reacts to music. Best known for his Hip-Hop mashups of Soca, Dancehall and Reggae, he is able to create an environment that mixes the most popular tunes with the most-catchy and dance-friendly vibes.